George James Webb
George James Webb, born on June 24, 1803, near Salisbury in Wiltshire, England, died on October 7, 1887, in Orange, New Jersey, was an English-American composer. He was known for writing "Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus". Webb composed the hymn-tune known as "Webb" whilst sailing from England to the United States: the tune is also known as "Morning Light".
He is buried in Orange's Rosedale Cemetery.
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix B-]723||10-in.||11/25/1902||Stand up for Jesus||Choir [i.e., Choir of the Lombard Street Mission] ; Choir [i.e., Lyric Trio]||Mixed vocal trio, with organ||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix A-]723||7-in.||3/11/1901||Stand up for Jesus||Choir [i.e., Choir of the Lombard Street Mission] ; Choir [i.e., Lyric Trio]||Mixed vocal trio, with organ||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix B-]3201||10-in.||3/11/1901||Stand up! Stand up for Jesus!||Lyric Trio||Mixed vocal trio||composer|
|Victor||B-1037||10-in.||6/24/1904||Stand up for Jesus||Trinity Choir||Chorus, with organ||composer|
|Victor||A-1037||7-in.||2/17/1904||Stand up for Jesus||Trinity Choir||Chorus, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-3415||10-in.||5/25/1906||Stand up for Jesus||Trinity Choir||Chorus, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||E-3415||8-in.||5/25/1906||Stand up for Jesus||Trinity Choir||Chorus, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-20685||10-in.||9/20/1917||Stand up for Jesus||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-20901||10-in.||10/19/1917||Stå upp, stå upp för Jesus||Brooklyn Svenska Mans Kvartetten||Male vocal quartet, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-30266||10-in.||6/11/1924||Stand up for Jesus||Trinity Choir||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-82847||10-in.||7/31/1934||Stand up for Jesus||Smith’s Sacred Singers||Male vocal ensemble, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||3287||10-in.||between January and November 1905||Stand up for Jesus||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|Columbia||38153||10-in.||7/22/1912||Stand up, stand up for Jesus||Chimes of Trinity Church, New York City||Chimes solo||composer|
|Columbia||78250||10-in.||1/9/1919||Stand up for Jesus||Columbia Stellar Quartette ; Oscar Seagle||Baritone vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||36944||14-in.||ca. Before 1914||Stand up for Jesus||Andrea Sarto||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W140749||10-in.||7/3/1925||Stand up, stand up for Jesus||Homer A. Rodeheaver||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||W80950||10-in.||6/1/1927||Stand up for Jesus||Giddens Sisters||Female vocal trio, with guitars||composer|
|OKeh||W402487||10-in.||7/2/1929||Stand up for Jesus||The Mountain Singers Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with organ, celeste, and chimes||composer|
|Brunswick||E15973-E15974||10-in.||6/15/1925||Stand up for Jesus||Homer A. Rodeheaver||Male vocal solo, with brass quartet and organ||composer|
|Brunswick||E16017-E16018||10-in.||6/19/1925||Stand up for Jesus||Homer A. Rodeheaver||Male vocal solo, with brass quartet and organ||composer|
|Brunswick||E21134-E21135||10-in.||1/6/1927||Stand up for Jesus||Homer A. Rodeheaver||Male vocal solo, with brass quartet, bells, and organ||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Webb, George James," accessed September 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105885.
Webb, George James. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105885.
"Webb, George James." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 September 2023.
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